Exhibitions

1993-2019       BREWERY ART WALK, (semi-annual open studios), The Brewery Art Colony, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions

1994              THE STORY OF EVE, Harper Center Art Gallery, Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC

1986              ADA PULLINI BROWN, Ward-Nasse Gallery, NYC

1982              PAINTINGS OF ADA PULLINI, Focal Point Gallery, NYC

group Exhibitions

2020 LET ME TALK, Brand Library and Gallery, Glendale, CA. Co-Curators Ada Pullini Brown and Jill Sykes.

2019 BORN TO BE WILD, Middle Ridge Winery, Idyllwild, CA.

FACULTY EXHIBITION, Rio Hondo College Art Gallery, Whittier, CA

LITTLE OB'S, Studio C Gallery and Bunny Gunner, Claremont, CA.

2018              OB4: IT’S ABOUT TIME, Riverside City College Quad Gallery. Curator, Leslie Brown.

                       MOTHER – PORTRAITS IN PETRI DISHES, Kim Abeles Collective Installation, Keystone Art Space, Los Angeles, CA

2017              OB3, Progress Gallery, Pomona CA

                       FACULTY EXHIBITION, Rio Hondo College Art Gallery, Whittier, CA

2016              HOLIDAY SHOW, FM Fine Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       OB2: STILL KICKING, Chaffey Community Museum, Ontario, CA

                       PAINTING PROVENCE, Brentwood Art Center Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       FOREIGN TRAVELS, FOUR PAINTERS, Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, Los Angeles, CA

                       MY OWN PRIVATE MOON, FM Fine Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015              OB1, Red Pipe Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       PORTRAIT SHOW, Coagula Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014               THE RED DOT II, The Brewery, Los Angeles, CA

                       ONEIRA: I DREAM THE SELF, Studio C Gallery, Santa Fe Art Colony, Los Angeles, CA

                       BOTART INTERNATIONAL BARREL ART EXHIBITION, WestEdge Design Fair, The Barker Hanger, Santa Monica, CA

2013               RED DOT TOUR, The Brewery, Los Angeles, CA

                       ART WORKS 4 HEALING, A Window Between Worlds, Beverly Hills, CA

                       PORTRAITS OF THE FALLEN MEMORIAL, USC Hillel Center Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       ART FOR CLARE, 7th Annual Auction, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

2012              BRAND 41, Brand Library 41st Annual Juried Exhibition, Burbank, CA. Juror, Bonese Collins Turner

                       A MID-WINTER’S DREAM: Paintings from a Sumer in France, Brentwood Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

                       52nd HILLCREST FESTIVAL OF FINE ARTS, Hillcrest Congregational Church, La Habra Heights, CA

                       CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS, 5th Annual Exhibition, Church of the Brethren, Laverne, CA

                       FACULTY SHOW, Rio Hondo College Art Gallery, Whittier, CA

2011              5x5 INVITATIONAL, Westmont Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

                      FREE ARTS FOR ABUSED CHILDREN, Million Dollar Listing/Bravo TV, Malibu, CA

MUJER: ART = GENESIS+POWER, Consulate General of Mexico, Los Angeles, CA

                       MEMORIES, POSTCARDS, AND QUIET SPACES, Schomburg Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA.

                       NEL VOSTRO SPAZIO/In your Space, Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010              THE DRAWING GROUP II, I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010              A PRAYER FOR JUAREZ, Casa 0101 Space, Los Angeles, CA

                       NEL VOSTRO SPAZIO/In your Space, Giacomo Projects, Venice, Italy. Curator, Dawn Arrowsmith.

                       TRADE SHOW, T.C. Ziraat Bankasi. A.S, Ankara, Turkey

2009              SELF PORTRAITS IN THE AGE OF MY-FACE-SPACE-BOOK, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Curators Mat Gleason, Marla Koosed

                       THE DRAWING GROUP I, Roark, Los Angeles, CA

2008              NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA 

                       PAINTINGS FROM THE LAKE, Brentwood Art Center Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007              A MID-SUMMER’S DREAM of UMBRIA, Scoula di San Antonio. Assisi, Italy

                       HAUSGUESTS, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA

2007              WOMEN IN THE ARTS: Reflections, Division 9 Gallery. Riverside, CA. Curator Beatriz Mejia-Kumbein.

2006              BREWERY GROUP EXHIBIT, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       LA DIOSA, Avenue 50 Studio. Los Angeles, CA Curator Vibianna Chamberlan

2005              FALL PREVIEW, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       INSIDE JOB, Rio Hondo College Gallery, Whittier, CA

                       20/20 VISIONS, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2004              CURATOR'S CHOICE, SCWCA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Curator, Suvan Greer

                       SPRING PREVIEW, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2003              OPEN HAUS, Haus Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2003              STILL LIFE DREAMS: ADA BROWN, JILL DOUGLAS and HEE-OUK KIM, Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       SMALL WORKS FROM THE BREWERY, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2002              OIL + WAX, PAINTINGS BY ADA BROWN & JILL DOUGLAS, Larchmont Village, Los Angeles, CA

2001              CORAZONES de AZTLAN, Gallery Orta Vez, Self-Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA

2000              MADE IN FRANCE, Galerie de Tanneries, Nérac, France

                       PRINTMAKING IN LA, Gallery at 777, Los Angeles, CA

                       PRINTS FROM SELF-HELP GRAPHICS, Sony Pictures, Culver City, CA

EXHIBITIONS 1999 and PRIOR

                       SMALL WORKS, i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       BEYOND BOARDERS: The Art & Artists of Self-Help Graphics, Venice Art Walk, Pitka Studio.

                       VOICES/VOCES, Concourse Gallery, John Wayne Airport, Costa Mesa, CA

                       QUE VIDA! The Harris Art Gallery, The University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

                       PRINTS FROM THE COLLECTION OF SELF-HELP GRAPHICS, LA County Museum of Art, Sales & Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                       TRADITIONS ABANDONED/ TRADITIONS RETAINED: AN ARTISTIC DIALOGUE, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA

                       LAS TUNAS, SERIGRAPHS AND WOOD BLOCK PRINTS,  Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana, CA

                       DOWNTOWN LIVES ’96, Downtown Arts Development Association, Los Angeles, CA

                       LOS TALLERES DE MONOTIPIA,  El Colegio de la Frontera Norte y Centro Cultural Tijuana, Tijuana, Mexico

                       PRINTS FROM L.A., Galeria Sin Fronteras, Austin, Texas

                       ALEM DA AGUA, Museo de Arte Extremeño e Iberoamericano, Badajoz, Spain

                       CONNECTIONS, Gallery Otra Vez, Los Angeles, CA. Curator, Dr. Betty Ann Brown

                       LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!, Palette des Artists Gallery, Pasadena, CA

                       NEW PRINTS FROM LOS ANGELES, Academia Municipal de Arte, Juarez, Mexico

DAY OF THE DEAD, Self-Help Graphics, Galeria Otra Vez, Los Angeles, CA

                       PULSE of L.A., El Pueblo Gallery, Los Angles, CA.

                       LA ISLA Del COPYRIGHT. Institute Francais de Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain

                       DADA DOWNTOWN ART TOUR, Los Angeles, CA

                       ART BY THE YARD, Palette des Artists Gallery, Pasadena, CA

                       FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE LA RAZA, Centro Cultural De La Raza, Tijuana, Mexico

                       BOATS, BOOKS, BONES, BREAD. Palette des Artists Gallery, Pasadena, CA

                       THE ARTIST & THEIR PRINTS, Galeria Otra Vez, Self-Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA

                       TAKING ROOT IN WATER, California State University Los Angeles, CA

                       PORTRAIT OF PAIN, Unity Center at the William Reagh LA Photography Center, Los Angeles, CA

                       DADA, Downtown Lives '94.  Los Angeles, CA

                       LUCHANDO CON LA VITA/ Dia De Los Muertos, Galeria Otra Vez, Self-Help Graphics, Los Angeles

                       CELEBRATING ART!, El Pueblo Gallery, Los Angles, CA

                       AMERICAN PAINTERS IN ITALY, Gallerie de Le Loggia, Assisi, Italy

                       THREE PAINTERS, Rebecca Cooper Gallery, NYC

                       WOMENS’S ART, WOMEN’S LIVES, WOMEN’S ISSUES, Tweed Gallery, NYC

                       ARTISTS INVITE ARTISTS ANNUAL, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC

                       NINE ARTISTS, Ward-Nasse Gallery, NYC

                       SIXTEEN ARTISTS AT SAINT GABRIEL’S COURT, Saint Gabriel's Court Exhibition Space, NYC

                       THE FOOD SHOW, Grand Central Art Galleries, NYC

                       THE FIGURE REVISITED, Gallery at Hastings-on-Hudson, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

                       WORDS AND IMAGES, Donnell Library Center, NYC

                       MAIL ART THEN & NOW, Franklin Furnace, NYC

                       THE NEW ENGLAND ART EXHIBITION, Millhouse-Bundy Fine Arts Center, Waitsfield, VT.

articles, reviews, media

Friedlob, Cynthia; host, Experience Talks Radio Magazine interview, “Ada Pullini Brown and Jill Sykes,” KPFK Radio, Los Angeles, January 2016.

Kristine Schomaker; Art & Cake, 2017. Photo Essay: Brewery Artwalk Open Studios.

Silsbee, Kirk; “Memories, Assembled,” Westside: Where We Live, May/June 2011

Cunliffe, Patricia; "'La Diosa' Celebration of the Goddess at Avenue 50 Studio," Pasadena Weekly, March 16, 2006

Gleason, Mat ; "20/20Visions at i-5 Gallery," ArtMuscle Contemporary Fine Art Forum. Online publication. September 2006

Marshall, Cari; "LA Prints Ninth Annual Exhibition," Austin Chronicle, May 31, 1996

Wolff, Theodore; “Delicious Exhibition Features Food...,” Christian Science Monitor, June 13, 1989

Raynor, Vivien; “In ‘The Figure Revisited," Figural Energy Is Explored," New York Times, April 30, 1989

Brown, Kenneth; "The Lost Art of Photo Boards is Alive and Well in C.I.", Bay News, August 25, 1986

Freedman, Diana; “Ward-Nasse: Maturity of SoHo,” Artspeak, June 16, 1986

Herman, Cheryl; “Vibrant Visions,” Manhattan Arts, June 1986

Dunn, Helen; “Ada Pullini...Artist,” People Places & Parties Magazine, summer 1982

Johnson, Patricia C.; “Reunion Show 1982,” Houston Chronicle, May 29, 1982

Innes, George; “Mistrial by Jury,” Texas Monthly, January 1978

Cuomo, Joseph; "Ada Pullini: Artist Talks on Art," WBAI Radio, August 26, 1979

Crosley, Mimi; “Young Houstonians at the Houston Museum of Modern Art," Houston Post, April 18, 1977

Moser, Charlotte; “Seven Artists,” Houston Chronicle, January 1976

Catalogues, publications, reproductions

Lazarri, Margaret; Life Drawing: A Sketch and Textbook, Oxford University Press, First Edition 2019. Reproduction, "Veiled," page142

Ross, Karrie; Artists, Art, & Story, 2016. Reproduction, “Living Veiled”

My Own Private Moon, exhibition catalogue, 2016. Reproductions, “Full Moon Goddess,” “Crescent Moon God”

Portraits of the Fallen Memorial, Volume I, exhibition catalogue, 2013. Reproduction, “Blue C. Rowe”

Oneira: I Dream of the Self, exhibition catalogue, 2014. Reproduction, “Mirrored Dreams”

Brand 41, Works on Paper: Memories, exhibition catalogue, 2012. Reproduction, “Mirrored Dreams”

Dawn Arrowsmith; Nel Vostro Spaio/In Your Space, exhibition catalogue, 2011. Reproduction, “Marisa”

MUJIER: art = génesis + power, exhibition catalogue, 2011. Cover reproduction, “ Fruit of Discord”

Silverman, Rob; Live-Work-Art, 2011

Dugan, Michele, A Community of Angeles, Los Angeles, 2001.

Que Vida! Catalogue the Harris Art Gallery, University of La Verne, 1997. Reproduction, "Fruit of Discord"

Brewery Catalogue, 1997.  Reproduction, "Eve's Vessel"

Brainchild Magazine, Gail Zone, editor, 1995. Reproductions, "Commodity of a Murder © Orenthal Productions,” 16- pages

DADA Art Tour, catalogue, 1995. Reproduction, "Frida/Me"

Promotional Copy; editor, Robin Kahn, 1993. Distributed by D.A.P., NYC. Reproduction, “Desire”

Terill, Martha; The Food Show, Grand Central Art Galleries, NYC, 1989.  Reproduction, "First Supper"

Terner, Ron; Viewfinder Journal, Focal Point Gallery, NYC, 1982.  Reproductions

Hatchett, Jim; The Reunion Show, Lawndale Annex, Houston TX, 1982.  Reproduction

54th Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg PA, 1982

Small Works, New York University, Washington Square East Galleries, NYC, 1980

Pullini, and DeBock; catalog essay, “Young Artists,” Houston Museum of Modern Art, 1977

Robinson, William; The Houston Area Exhibition, S. C. Blaffer Gallery, Houston TX, 1977

Pullini, and Kaldis; A History of Art Galleries in Houston, Houston Public Library, 1977

Shout in the Street, Queens College Literary Journal, 1974, Reproductions: “The Dancer,” “Woman at the Table”

public art, residencies, honors, awards

2017           W.H.O. Award, California Community College Association, Rio Hondo College Faculty Association, CA          

2001 A COMMUNITY OF ANGELS, “Postcard from LA”-sponsored by Common Wealth Partners LLC

1996              ATEILER XXVIII, Self Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA. Print, "Mother of Sorrow"

1996              BOXED PRINT PROJECT, "A Box of Mirrors," Self Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA

1995              ATEILER XXVI, Self Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA, Print, "Fruit of Discord"

1991              VERMONT STUDIO CENTER, Art colony resident and scholarship awardee, Johnson, VT

1989-93        ART WORKSHOPS INTERNATIONAL, Summer Artist in Residence, Assisi, Italy

1982              54th ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION, First Prize, Painting, Art Association of Harrisburg, PA

1975-9          TEACHING FELLOWSHIP AWARD, University of Houston, Houston TX.

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